Category Archives: Subaru WRX Baffled Oil Catch Can, 2022+

Procrastinating Extinction – 2022+ Subaru WRX Baffled Oil Catch Can R&D, Part 2 – Design Update

Let's face it; nobody's perfect. From the OEMs and the engineers to the one turning our product development into engaging behind-the-scenes blog content (yours truly), no one can claim the superlative of "No longer Needs Improvement." Yet, as unattainable as the concept of perfection is, it's our human nature to chase it still. No matter our trade or walks of life, we're always striving to improve and enhance every aspect of our lives one step at a time. 

Since we, the human race, are intrinsically less than perfect, the same could be said about the … Continue Reading ››

Procrastinating Extinction – 2022+ Subaru WRX Baffled Oil Catch Can R&D, Part 1 – Concept and Design Plans

The days of the internal combustion engine are numbered. That’s not much of a surprise given the impending electrified takeover, but keeping our precious gas burning, manual shifting, turbocharged machines in proper working order is that much more important. The trouble is that the VB WRX’s main nemesis is itself, or at least the by-product of its operation. Like every WRX before this one and fossil fuel-powered engine to hit the streets, blow-by and carbon build-up lurk in the vehicle’s intake tract. Not to worry, though. We’re already on the case to preserve the WRX’s power plant.